Any person authorised to supply Schedule 8 medicines or Schedule 9 poisons must keep an accurate record of all inward and outward transactions.
These records must be kept in a Register that has been approved by the Department of Health.
Approved registers can be:
1. bound paper documents
2. electronic databases.
More details can be found in the Guidance Note: Approved Schedule 8 Registers (Word 381KB) in relation to:
- which paper Registers are approved, when each should be used and where to buy them
- commercial systems approved for use by health practitioners as an electronic Register.